Become a Shadow Host

Role of a Job Shadow Host

Want to share your knowledge with prospective Occupational Therapy Students?  Work with ConnOTA to make the connection in as much or little time as you have!  Some suggestions we have to make this a successful connection:


Review general education required to become an Occupational Therapist/Assistant.


Briefly orient individual to your  facility/organization.


Review privacy/HIPPA guidelines.


Facilitate structured patient observation sessions with permission of client.


Review other practice settings that an Occupational Therapist may work.


Describe the benefits of participating in the state association (ConnOTA).

Refer those shadowing to school web sites and AOTA  for further information.

Are you interested in being a ConnOTA Job Shadow Host? Please click here.